HORSESHOE BAY, TX--(Marketwire -06/15/12)- Make this Fourth of July holiday one to remember by celebrating with family and friends at Horseshoe Bay Resort. From July 3 through July 7, resort guests will enjoy daily summer activities and special Fourth of July festivities including the 6th Annual Red, White & Blue BBQ, land and boat parades, Family Fun Day, Kids Carnival, live musical entertainment and more.
The highlight of the resort's Independence Day celebration will be a spectacular 18-minute firework show occurring over the glistening waters of Lake LBJ on July 4. The fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m. and will be choreographed to music and simulcast on KITY Radio for the public's listening enjoyment.
In addition to the daily activities the resort offers throughout the summer, detailed in the Summer Activities Guide found at www.hsbresort.com, the following holiday activities are also being offered.
Wednesday, July 4
9:30 a.m. - Land Parade at Horseshoe Bay
Land parade will feature antique cars, horse drawn carriages and floats parading near the resort and through the City of Horseshoe Bay.
10:15 a.m. - Boat Parade on Lake LBJ
Boat parade featuring decorated boats that will float on Lake LBJ and by the resort's Yacht Club. The resort's Dining Yacht will be among the boats and will carry approximately 80 living military veterans.
2 to 5 p.m. - Kids Carnival
Fun for the entire family with a moonwalk, gyroscope, dunk tank and striker and booths offering funnel cakes, cotton candy and more.
6 to 9 p.m. - 6th annual Red White and Blue BBQ at Yacht Club
Featuring a menu from rib eye to apple pie, the resort will serve up home-style favorites. Get your fill then sit back and enjoy the fireworks display. Reservations recommended: 830-596-0881
8:50 to 9:30 p.m. - Firedancers perform at Yacht Club
9:30 to 9:50 p.m. - Fireworks over Lake LBJ. Event simulcast on 102.9 FM KITY
9:50 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. - Live entertainment DJ Manny at Yacht Club
Thursday, July 5
12 p.m. to 5 p.m. - DJ Manny Yacht Club Pool
Friday, July 6
6 to 9 p.m. - Live Entertainment, john Arthur martinez at Lake Side Grill
7 to 10 p.m. - Live Entertainment, Bahama Billy at the Yacht Club Bar
Saturday, July 7
2 to 5 p.m. - Family Fun Day on the Lily Lawn
Fun, family-style entertainment featuring a rock climbing wall, gyroscope, water slide and more
12 p.m. to 5 p.m. - DJ Manny at Yacht Club pool
7:30 to 10:30 p.m. - Omar and the Howlers at Yacht Club pool
9 p.m. - It's a Star Party on the Live Oak Lawn
Enjoy a night of Texas Hill Country stargazing
Special Holiday Package
For the holiday celebration, Horseshoe Bay Resort is offering a Fireworks Extravaganza Package with rates starting at $419 that includes:
- Standard accommodations
- Children golf free when playing with paying parent and/or guardian
- Tickets to the Fireworks Extravaganza - Wednesday, July 4
- VIP Wristbands for the following activities:
- One Banana-Boat ride on Lake LBJ daily
- One round Whitewater Putting Course daily
- Arts & Crafts activities of your choice
- Wednesday, July 4th: Receive VIP treatment with Premier seating and views from the Lily Lawn at the Yacht Club
- Fireworks over Lake LBJ
- One round of complimentary beverages for Family
- Complimentary glow-in-the-dark necklace
For information and reservations visit www.hsbresort.com or call 877-611-0112.
About Horseshoe Bay Resort
Horseshoe Bay Resort is Texas' original lakeside resort. Located in the picturesque Texas Hill Country, a short 45-minute trip from Austin, 90-minute trip from San Antonio and a few hours' drive from Dallas and Houston, the 7,000-acre, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort sits along the shores of constant-level lake LBJ. The 349-room resort is home to three championship Robert Trent Jones, Sr. golf courses, a newly opened Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, par 72 dwarf Bermuda grass putting course, The Waters 50-room condominium towers and a full-service marina. A private airport, 16 tennis courts, bike rentals, hiking trails, spa and fitness centers all add to the extraordinary experience of Horseshoe Bay Resort. For more information and reservations, visit www.hsbresort.com or call 877-611-0112.